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Katlyn Kretzschmar Photography used by permission
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Breanne Marie And The Front Porch Sinners Kickstarter A New Album

Breanne Marie and the Front Porch Sinners are embarking on a new project and costs are high for album. Breanne has enlisted the musicians for her past albums but have solidified as a band and are ready to take that sound to a whole new level. They need the help of their fans to complete this new vision.

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Embrace Play Shepherds Bush Empire
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Who Is The Northland’s Best Performer Vote For The Top 5

We asked for your nominations for the best local performers and now we have them down to 5 finalists. Now we need your help to vote for the best. Each of these artists had to be from the area and perform on a regular basis. So here they are:

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2016 Musicians Corner Featuring Robert Randolph And The Family Band, Andy Davis And Caroline Glaser
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Are You A Musician, Sign Up To Play The Chester Creek Concert Series

It's a great way to get your name out, have some fun and play live music outside. Duluth Parks and Recreation is looking for you is you are an artist or band and want to play live for the Chester Creek Concert Series. 

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Godsmack And Red Sun Rising In Concert At Palms Casino Resort In Las Vegas
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Who Is The Northland’s Best Performer? Nominate Your Favorite

We at KOOL have featured some of the best performers from the area, but the best of the best? Maybe. We are looking for your votes to tell us who the best artist/performer is in the Duluth/Superior area.

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(Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
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Escape The Stress Of Christmas, Here’s Some Funny Parody Songs [VIDEO]

Christmas is too serious, the Black Friday sales, cyber Monday, winding down the season to office Christmas Parties, School Holiday Programs, Secret Santa presents, etc. With all the STUFF taking away from Christmas, I like to keep the season joyful. Have a laugh!!

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Christmas By The Lake X Now Available, Where To Get It, What Surprise Is On It

The Christmas By The Lake Volume X CD is now available. This years offering has 33 recordings and 100% of the money raised goes to the Bluebird Foundation. Available for $15 at Super One Foods Customer Service Counters in Duluth, Superior, Cloquet, Two Harbors and Hermantown, Engwall Florist Locations, Big Daddy's Burger on Piedmont, I LAKE IT and Schmitt Music in the Miller Hill Mall OR order for immediate download.

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By: Mario Tama getty images
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What Are You Listening To? – Shari And Chris Take On The World

With the advent of different ways to listen to music, the world opens up for what you can listen to. No longer are you strapped down to your cd player and one album. You can have radio, ipod, phone, cd, tape (old school), or a service. So, that's what started the question, What are you listening to?

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Def Jam
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30 Years Ago: Beastie Boys Make Hip-Hop History With ‘Licensed to Ill’

'Licensed to Ill' became the first hip-hop album to top the Billboard chart.

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The Rolling Stones North American "ZIP CODE" Tour - Pittsburgh
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Rolling Stones Releasing A New Album, Posted Cryptic Video

The Rolling Stones are set to release a new album October 6th According to their youtube.com page. They have been hinting it is a blues album, which they are huge fans of, and have been talking about a project like this for a long time. 

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Sylvia McNeill And Tony Macaulay
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Watch What This Engineer Does To Help This Woman’s Career

People hear artists these days and there are so many great singers. During the 80's many tech advances made it possible for people that don't sing well to have hits and sound great on recordings. This is a little extreme but this engineer works hard to make this woman sound good.

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40 Years Ago: Producer Lou Adler Is Kidnapped and Held for Ransom

Lou Adler got one hell of a wake-up call on Sept. 1, 1976.

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Sue Matuszak
Sue Matuszak
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Kaylee Matuszak Talks Career, College, Music, and Releasing a CD

Kaylee Matuszak was in the morning show this morning to talk about her music, and even perform for us. She recently graduated from Hermantown High School and excelled at many things including sports and music. Her Dad Brian Matuszak is very well known in the area for his performing skills and I can see passed some of them on to Kaylee.

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